Catalogue 2021 - 2022

MAN 240 Business and Society


3 cr.


Sophomore standing.

Course Description

This course explores the connections between businesses and the wider social environment of which they are a part. Key learning outcomes focus on: recognition of ethical issues with respect to business activities, the basis for government regulation of business and business' involvement in the public policy process, identification and analysis of stakeholder issues, and the nature of corporate social responsibility.


Formerly BUS 240.

This course can be taken to fulfill the Ethical Perspective (PH 211) requirement.

Cannot take both PH 211 and MAN 240/HONB 240 for credit.

This course does not fulfill the ethics requirement for Arts & Sciences or Engineering students.

Cross Listed Courses

HONB 240